The Honorable Terrance Leon Holmes

Jefferson County County Court at Law No. 2, Department 202


The Hon. Mitchell Wayne Templeton is a judge of the 172th District Court of Jefferson County. He was elected to the bench in 2018.
Before pursuing a legal career, he graduated in 1986 with a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin. He then went on to earn his J.D. from the University of Houston School of Law in 1991.
Before taking the bench seat, Templeton was a Partner with Chambers, Templeton, & Cashiola from 2012 to 2015. He then founded the firm Templeton & Brinkley, where he served as a partner until he was elected judge of the 172th District Court in 2018.
Templeton is a registered Democrat.

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